Barcelona suffered a 0-1 defeat at home against Real Betis with Xavi receiving his first loss as manager, MySportDab reports.
First Half Report
First half of the encounter was bad from both ends mostly for the home side who were unable to make anything happen all through.
Real Betis didn’t have much of the chances as they were pegged back all through which they managed to hold their ground and keep their opponent from scoring any goal.
It was Barcelona who dominated things as they had chances of scoring but he fail in what could have made it count after an amazing push forward from them.
Things looked evenly balanced between both teams who had so much work to do in the encounter which looked challenging for both teams regardless of who was dominating.
The first half of the encounter ended with Barcelona 0-0 Real Betis as they both headed inside for the break after a good 45 minutes between both teams.
Second Half Report
The second half started in same pace it left off in the first half which both teams had a fair share of the dominance while going forward.
Real Betis continued making sure their defending was perfect as the game progressed further without them conceding anything.
Barcelona were more frustrated as all their attempts on goal was unable to give them the result they were looking for with them approaching the 60th minute and counting.
Nothing to separate them still except more wasted opportunities which wasn’t looking good for the Barca side looking for anything good to happen.
The goal finally came in the 79th minute as Juanmi scored a stunner after teaming up with Cristian Tello who provided the assist to make the scoreline 0-1.
The match came to an end with Real Betis getting the job done with a 0-1 result against Barcelona as Xavi suffer first defeat as manager.
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